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Clips, Dress And Fur



Morning Glory Collects…

things we love to buy, wear and
share

Dress
& Fur Clips
of the 1930-40’s

See Jewel Chat Magazine "Clips and How to Wear Them"




DRESS CLIP
black bakelite back with multi-colored rhinestones set in gold tone, 2-1/2".
View #Y19805

DRESS CLIPS gold
tone filigree with red, green and blue cabochons.
View #Y19953

CZECH petal
capped gem tone glass teardrops dress
clip 2-1/2". View
View #Y19827




CLIP red, green, blue and
clear poured glass dress clip, 2-1/8".
View #Y24859

REINAD
NYC dress clip with cranberry and green glass beads set in gold tone, circa 1940,
3-1/2".
View #X25063

CLIP with brilliant red, blue and
green cabochons and marcasites.
View #X23404



HASKELL pink and blue glass
dangles dress clip, 3". See Gordon & Pamfiloff’s "Miriam Haskell
Jewelry" page 148.
View #Y24905

CLIP dress clip
with topaz glass faceted beads and gold tone leaves, 2-1/4".
View #Y24927

BLUE glass teardrops dress
clip, 2-1/2".
View #Y24904




DE ROSA Deco
style rose and lavender unfoiled stones in this brilliant 1-3/4"
dress clip.
View #X19810

CLIP with
a portrait under glass mounted in
gold tone scroll embossed dress clip, 2-1/2".
View #Y27372

DRESS CLIP with clear beveled
center stone, green and pink surrounding stones, 1-1/2".
View #Y19899




FLOWER 2-1/8"
fur clip with pink and blue pastel rhinestones center in this VERY three
dimensional piece. I think it is an unsigned De Rosa as I have the original
art work for a piece just like this.
View #Y19830

DOUBLE
dress clips on a pin back in red and clear rhinestones set in silver tone. Large and lovely
at 3" wide.
View
View
#Y19814

BOW
double clip on a pin back in green and clear rhinestone set in silver tone,
most unusual, 2". View
#Y19831




GLASS
melon-shaped beads and leaves decorate this wonderful 2-3/4" dress clip.
View
View
#Y19818

DRESS
CLIP
a tiny 3/4" treasure with marcasites and topaz-colored glass beads.
View #Y19912

CLEMENS 2-1/4" dress
clips with gem tone cabochons and a hand-hammered look circa. View
View
View #Y19806




DeROSA
gold tone 3" tree fur clip with pink rhinestones and an enameled
peacock and leaves. View
#d22075

MAZER large 4"
enameled fox fur clip.
View
#B21882

FOX gold tone foxy fur clip,
3-1/3". View
View #Y21866




PURSE CLIP

rectangular plaque base
with geometric openwork lattice design of colorless horizontally-set
baguette rhinestones and colorless vertically pave-set rhinestones,
surmounted by four sets of opposed pink triangular glass stones with central
pink glass bead clusters, two flat-backed hinged clips on reverse, 3-7/8" x
1-1/2", circa 1930.
The back shows where it was once
attached to something… perhaps a purse.
View
View #Y19623

Pink and clear rhinestone CLIPS shown together.
These are the same piece seen in Christie Romero’s "Warman’s Jewelry",
3rd Ed, page 140.

DRESS CLIP
a curved rectangular plaque with
a geometric sawtooth design of curved perpendicular bars of square-cut light
pink and colorless rhinestones alternating with triangular plaques of pave-set
colorless rhinestones, two flat-backed hinged clips on reverse,
curved 2-clips style, 3-1/8" clip probably meant to be worn on a curved
neckline, circa 1930. View
View #Y19909





DRESS CLIP
with large pastel green art glass glass cabochon and red rhinestone small
cabochons set in gold tone metal, circa 1930s, 3" wide. This is in excellent
vintage condition. View
#Y19906

DRESS
CLIP
with a large unusually-shaped aqua center rhinestone, clip is
2-3/4". View
#Y19903

Pastel "Bubbles" pink and
blue glass beads 2-1/4" dress clip.
View #H19950




BUTTERFLY pin…
when the wings are squeezed, the pins open to be fastened.
View
View #Y1546

DECO
CLIP/BRACELET
silver tone mesh slide bracelet with a detachable dress
clip end decoration. View
View #Y19966


EISENBERG
unsigned clear rhinestone 2-3/4" double clip brooch. It is hinged at
the center so that it can be worn with the wings in different positions.
View
View #E21238




PEACOCK tail motif clear
rhinestones dress clip circa 1935.
View #c21255

DOUBLE
clip 2-5/8" brooch in clear rhinestones circa 1935, marked pat 2,114,675.
View #c21253

DRESS CLIP peridot colored
rhinestone and pave 2-1/3" marvel. Really brilliant!
View #Y19908




DRAWING probably for dress
clips or brooches circa 1930.
DRAWING probably for dress
clips or brooches circa 1930.
DRAWING stamped in French
"Henri Hoffmann, 29 Mai, 1925, 63 Rue de Bretange, Paris. These
drawings are of rings and brooches.




ROSE BROOCH in
silver tone setting with pave and citrine colored accents, 2".
View #Y19885

MAZER Deco style clear
pave 3-1/3" pin.

View
#M20938

DRESS
CLIP

3-dimensional pave rose 2-1/4". View
View #Y19917




CLIPS Deco style
wonderfully designed clear rhinestone dress clips, set of 2, 2-5/8" each.
View #Y21035

TKF Clipmates Deco style
clear rhinestone pave 2-5/8" pin/clips.
View #T20942

CLIP/BROOCH
clear rhinestone clip/pin combo, circa 1940. View
View
#Y17498




CLIP
glass and metal 2" dress clip, circa 1940.
View #Y21852

CLIP in clear,
red and blue rhinestones, 2-1/8". Possibly a 1940’s MB Boucher,
but most of the mark is illegible.
View #Y22952

MB
FUR CLIP
3″ two-pronged with red baguettes and clear rhinestone pave…
really a statement piece! Marked with the "bird head" mark
and "Patn Pend". VIEW
VIEW #M17367




DRESS
CLIP
2" wreath of multi colored rhinestones.
View #Y19902

FUR CLIP in red,
clear and blue rhinestones with enameled beehive emblem in the center.
View
View #Y19927

DRESS CLIP
with purple and pink rhinestones set in gold tone.
View #Y19952




DRESS CLIP with
chain fringe and topaz-colored beads and rhinestones, 3-1/2". This
is an unsigned DeRosa.
View #Y19913

DECO fabulous substantial 3" dress clip with green and clear rhinestones.
View #Y21869


DRESS CLIP
with red and purple rhinestones, 3-1/4". I
suspect this is an unsigned DeRosa. View
#Y21009




WOODEN
multi-colored beads 3-1/2" dress clip with green wooden leaves.
View #Y21708

GRAPES glass beads and plastic
leaves clip. View
#Y21230

PEARLIZED plastic baby blue
and pink dress clip, 3".
View #B22157



WISHBONE good luck fur clip
with green enameled shamrocks and clear rhinestone centers all set in
gold tone, horse shoe made to rock back and forth, circa 1935.
View #Y62025

AQUA Haskell style brooch of aqua
pinched glass beads and florets and white celluloid chain, circa 1940, 4".
While this has some attributes of an early Hess piece, including the
findings and glass beads, I cannot attribute it definitely.
View

View #H62106

WENDELL August Forge silver pine cones dress clip, 2-1/8" by 1-1/2", company
1923-present. I would think that this design and the clip style would date
it circa 1935. View
View #X62349




CLIP two-toned
metal beads, leaves and bells 3-1/2" dress clip circa 1940.
View #Y22108

WOOD, straw,
coral and aqua beads dress clip, probably Czech.
View #Y19780

HASKELL early unsigned dress
clip, wood and glass beads.
View
View #H21874




WOOD beads multi-color and white wooden
2-3/4" dress clip with floret beads at the top, very Haskell in it’s style, but
it could also be Czech.
View #H20853

LILY PAD and dangling florets
early unsigned gold tone 4" dress clip. From the findings,
construction and the detailed design, I would attribute this to Haskell.
It is absolutely lovely, and so unusual.
Detail
Back
Detail
#H20118

CLIP
Made in Germany white daisy glass beads 2-1/2" pin.
View #Y24792




CLIP gold
tone clip with green glass beads, 2-1/2".
View #Y25126

CLIP triangular dress clip
with cranberry glass beads, 2-1/4".
View #Y25162

GOLD
TONE
leaves 3-1/2" dress clip with blue glass beads.
View #Y23961




CLIP
gold tone dress clip with floral motif and artificial pearls, 2-1/3".
View #Y26590

EMBOSSED
gold tone dress clip with carnelian colored pierced and etched stone,
2-7/8". View
#Y26376


SANDALS
gold tone fur clips with clear rhinestones, set of 2, 1-3/4".
View #Y26691




CORO sterling
embossed dress clips. View
View #C19470
LIDZ
lady face with earrings pot metal dress clip with aqua unfoiled rhinestone,
3-1/8". View
View #X26655

BLUE “WMCA” (White Metal Caster’s
Association) Deco blue glass and
clear rhinestone round dress clip, circa 1930, 2″. See information on this
mark in Christie Romero’s "Warman’s Jewelry" Edition 3, page 136.
View #Y26055




CLIP antiqued silver tone leaves,
buds and berries dress clip circa 1935, 2-1/8".
View #Y32633
SWEATER silvery sweater guard,
6" wide with 1-1/4" clips. View
#Y32627
CLEAR and red rhinestones set in pot metal dress clip circa 1930s, 1-1/2".
View #Y60427





TEARDROP
glass beaded dress clip with gold tone leaves, circa 1940,
2-1/3". View
#Y19590

CORO Duette large blue faux star
sapphire and clear rhinestones marked with patn. 1798867, 3-5/8".
View #Y21861

DECO dress clip with 1-1/2"
clear unfoiled rhinestone center surrounded by clear and purple
rhinestones, 2-5/8".
View
View
#Y26768






MADE IN FRANCE
three swords fur clip, a HUGE 5-3/4" long and 4" wide. Red, white and black
enamel on gold tone metal. The sword hilts are formed of curled snakes with clown faces at the base of each
one.

Marked "Made in France"
View
View
View
View #Y27840

MEXICAN man double
pronged fur clip with hinged sombrero, 2-1/4" in gold tone metal with red
and black enameling. Front View with hat down. Front View with hat back. Back View. #Y23423

HASKELL early
unsigned gold tone bells with blue glass bead clappers pin, 3-1/4".
View #H27753




PURPLE and pink rhinestones set in
gold tone dress clip, light wear on back, 2-3/4".
View #Y29550

DOCTOR DRESS large
clear rhinestone dress clip, circa 1935, 3".
View
View #Y28397

CLIP clear faceted glass
bead and pastel seed bead dress clip, circa 1940, 2-1/2".
View
View #Y27745





REYCO clear rhinestone button
covers, marked on the back "patn 1922".
View
View #Y29737

CLIPS
red glass beads and clear rhinestones V-shaped dress clips, set of 2, 1" each.
View
#Y26034

PINK and citrine unfoiled
rhinestones set in gold tone dress clip circa 1940, finish worn on sides,
2-3/4". View
#Y31156




GOLD TONE dress clip with
pastel aqua beads, 2".
View
#Y31160
ASIAN gold tone man’s face in
black enameled hat with red glass bead tip dress clip, 2-5/8".
View #Y31219

CLIPS antiqued gold tone
with coral-colored glass cabochons clips, set of 2, 2-1/3" each.
View #Y51063




RHINESTONE purple and
clear rhinestone hinged fur clip with glass drop tips, a very unusual
piece, 2-3/4".
View #Y24012
WHITE white opaque glass beads
and gold tone filigree leaves pin, 4".
View #Y51087
DARK brown enameled berries dress clip with gold tone
textured leaves, 2-1/8".
View #B60028




EISENBERG style unsigned fur clip
with yellow and blue unfoiled rhinestones with clear rhinestone accents set
in gold tone, 3". View
#E32802
CLIP topaz colored glass
cabochons set in antiqued gold tone tulips and berries dress clip circa
1930, 1-5/8" by 2-1/4". View
#Y60678
GLASS green leaves and
pale pink glass "cracked ice" balls dress clip, circa 1940, 3".
View
View #Y31266




CLIP Kaywi_ Nov. NY gold tone
oval leaf dress clip with green cabochon and rhinestones, 2-3/4" by
2-1/4". View
View #Y62760
FUR
CLIPS
in lovely citrine colored rhinestones with clear
rhinestone accents all set in gold tone, 1". Delicate beauties in a smaller
easy-to-wear size.
View
#Y19918

CLEAR unfoiled rhinestones
dress clip brilliantly set in silver tone, marked on clip back "pat
1852188", circa 1930, 3".
View #Y63725




CLIP

cobalt blue glass bell-shaped and round beads clip with gold tone metal bead
accents, circa 1940, 2-3/4".
View
#H31229

CLIP royal blue glass beads
wired onto brass setting pin, 3" by 2.5"..
View
View #H32138

CORO flower dress clips in
clear rhinestones, gold tone and silver tone, circa 1930s, 1-1/2" each.
View
View #Y35608




Dress clip to be worn on a neckline or the edge of a lapel.

Two-pronged fur clip, to be worn like a brooch.

Purse clasp clip.




LILY pad and dangling florets, an
early unsigned gold tone 4" dress clip, circa 1940. It is absolutely lovely, and so unusual.
Detail
Back
Detail
#H20118

1939 Benjamin Allen Catalogue page 137.
"Tryette sets combination brooch and dress clip sets. White metal white stone
sets." These were early versions of what Corocraft called "Duettes".


PURPLE rhinestone clip set in gold tone
filigree, 1-5/8" by 1-1/4". This is in excellent condition with
unfoiled stones and clean gold tone setting.
View #Y40135




Shoe clips.

Duette brooch/clips combination which can be worn as one brooch or two separate
clips.

Shoe buckles which would have had an addition clip to attach it to the shoe.




FLOWERS enameled Duette style
brooch and dress clips combo in dusty red and green with red, blue and green
rhinestones, patent 1,798,867 and 1,852,188 circa 1930s, 3".
#Y65042
DECO dress clip with clear
rhinestones, green cabochon ends, 2-1/4".
View #Y63450
CLEAR rhinestones set in gold
tone filigree dress clip, similar to a Hobe piece but this isn’t signed and
all the stones are foiled, 2/58". The wire work is also subtly
different from that of Hobe. It is lovely though, whoever made it.
View
#Y36181





DRAMATIC
fur clips with an Eisenberg look but no signature.
This is a pair of curved dress clips in emerald
green colored rectangular stones and red square stones, all set in gun
metal colored silver, each clip 2-1/3" by 1-1/4", circa 1940. The
price is for the set of two clips.

View

View
#E38344


FLOWERS fur clip with white glass petals and blue rhinestones centers, petals held by gold tone
surrounds and accented with gold tone leaves, circa 1940, a nice large 4" by
3". This can be seen in another color in Ball & Torem’s "Masterpieces of
Costume Jewelry" on page 183. One leaf has a mold mark on the back that looks like a
crack but isn’t one.
View #Y65537

BOUQUET fur clip with blue and clear rhinestones set in gold tone, a nice
large 3-5/8" top to bottom, circa 1940. There is light wear on the finish where
the gilt finish is worn through to the silver, noticeable upon close
examination. This is a bright clean clip easy to wear with lots of different
styles.

View
#Y61330





CLIP
with red, blue and green glass leaves, fruit salad style, with clear
rhinestone accents and set in gold tone. Circa 1940s, it is 2" by 1-7/8" and
in excellent vintage condition with only slight discoloration of the metal
on the back only.

View
#Y39106


SNAKES
pair of snake dress clips with aqua rhinestones in their mouths
and textured gold tone, patent number under the clip is "AT180112", circa
1930s, each clip is 2" wide.

View


View
#Y66452


CLIP
Retro style fur clip with colored rhinestones set in gold tone, 3"
by 1-1/2". The rhinestones are red, purple, topaz, blue and green. In
excellent condition, this is circa 1950.

View
#Y39522





Note: Cartier patented a mechanism for "double brooches" in about 1927, and Coro
patented their Duette mechanism in about 1931.